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VIDEO: Big Picture Education

Professor John Fischetti, Acting Pro Vice-Chancellor, Office PVC, Education and Arts, University of Newcastle, discusses how Big Picture Schools can give school students other options for education.

VIDEO: Kids need science

Dr Charlie Day, CEO of Innovation and Science Australia, talks about why kids need science, and Australian science needs them.

VIDEO: Are schools killing creativity?

Dr Paul Browning, of St Paul’s School, Brisbane, questions whether standardised testing has affected student creativity in the classroom.

VIDEO: Embedding the Arts in STEM

Melissa Silk BA (Vis Comm), Grad Dip AFTV, MTeach, MEd (Research) is the Director at STEAMpop. Using a series of case studies, Ms Silk discusses how teachers can incorporate STEM subjects into all facets of the classroom.

VIDEO: Embedding Mathematics into everything

Yianna Pullen, Assistant Principal and Mathematics Coordinator at Melbourne’s Wooranna Park Primary School, discusses the school’s focus on linking mathematics to student’s experiences through a collaborative, inquiry-based approach.